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ZIP Code 85606

Primary City:Cochise, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Cochise County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (8:41am)
Area code: 520 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.0, -110.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85606

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85606. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 85606. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85606, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Cochise, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85606 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85606 is located in southeast Arizona and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85606 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85606 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,184
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 747
Median Home Value $131,800
Land Area 128.17 sq mi
Water Area 15.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 562
Median Household Income $27,406

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 56


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5202343
5-9242145
10-14282654
15-19312960
20-24161935
25-29141125
30-34251439
35-39232649
40-44232750
45-49394786
50-545848106
55-59435598
60-646980149
65-696258120
70-74484694
75-79333669
80-84171431
85 Plus151631

Gender

 Male 588 50%
 Female 596 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,118 94.4%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 1.2%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.4%
 Other Race 26 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24257
25-34192039
35-44401555
45-548120101
55-6412515140
65-7411614130
75-8465570
85 Plus17320

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 283 50%
 Single Guardian 52 9%
 Singles 186 33%
 Singles With Roommate 41 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 471 84%
 Households with Kids 91 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1448
24711
3134
46410
5527
6369
7448
84610
98311
108412
117411
124610
13358
146713
156612
165813
178210
18459
198816
20426

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85606 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85606 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 85606 real estate data, the median home value of $131,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85606. Rentals in 85606 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85606 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,184 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 210 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 255 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 97 13%
 Households Vacant 185 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 4.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 16 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 28.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 56.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 27%
 2 Bedroom 27 46%
 3+ Bedroom 16 27%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $27,406 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85606 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. A higher percentage of people in 85606 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 85606 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 233 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 215 18%
 No Earnings 735 62%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 233 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 215 18%
 No Earnings 735 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 264 73.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 7.3%
 Worked at Home 66 18.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 60 12%
 High School Graduate 324 63%
 Associate's degree 42 8%
 Bachelor's degree 49 10%
 Master's degree 22 4%
 Professional school degree 15 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 201 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 16.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85606

ZIP Code 85606 is in the Cochise Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85606.

Cochise Elementary School
5025 North Bowie
Cochise, AZ 85606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cochise Elementary School District

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